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16-year old Malahide Yacht Club cadet, Daniel Flavin
A 16-year-old Malahide Yacht Club cadet has become one of the youngest sailors to be awarded the RYA Day Skipper (Sail & Power Craft) and ICC Certificate. Daniel Flavin, a Transition Year student at the local Community School, was assessed…
The Malahide yacht had broken its moorings in the high winds and needed to be re-floated on the next high tide
The spirit of Malahide Yacht Club (MYC) is very much alive and kicking after a big effort by a large team of volunteers help pull a club member's boat off the southern side of the Lower Estuary. The boat had…
Completing the 24 hour sail in Malahide. The event called ‘DCU x DIT 24hr Sail’ consisted of the same two Topaz boats crewed by teams of two sailed from 5pm on 25th October to 5pm the next day.
A 24-hour sail raised over €2,000 for the Ocean Cleanup organised by DCU and DIT sailing teams in Malahide Yacht Club. The event called ‘DCU x DIT 24hr Sail’ consisted of the same two Topaz boats crewed by teams of…
Howth Yacht Club Boats Dominate Malahide Regatta
#malahide – Malahide Yacht Club's annual cruiser regatta, sponsored by SPAR, attracted 24 boats in three classes who sailed two back-to-back races on courses set by PRO Neil Murphy in light southerly to south-easterly breezes. Class 2 and 3 did…
Malahide Sailors Compete in International Sea Scout Regatta
#malahide – Two Malahide sailors, Gemma McDowell and Sarah McKernan, travel to the USA this week to represent Scouting Ireland and Malahide Yacht Club at the William I Koch International Sea Scout Sailing Regatta in Long Beach, California. The two…
Sailing Manager Appointed at Malahide Yacht Club
Malahide Yacht Club has announced the appointment of Brian McDowell as Sailing Development Manager, a newly created position which will be a critical element of an ambitious development strategy for the Club to make sailing more accessible to the public,…
Malahide Yacht Club Show Support for Howth Lifeboat
#rnli – Over 150 members of Malahide Yacht Club and their families gathered on Sunday to toast St Patrick's Day in aid of the RNLI. Irish eyes were smiling and the craic was mighty as the 30th Powers Hot Whiskey…
Malahide Yacht Club Business Opportunity
#malahide – To capitalise on its investment in its new state-of-the-art Dinghy Sailing Centre and on its increasing membership, Malahide Yacht Club is seeking proposals from individuals or organisations interested in working with the Club to maximise the potential of…
Royal Irish dominates in Cruisers 3 East Coast Championship
#malahide – The Royal Irish Yacht Club had a successful foray to Dublin's northside last weekend when three boats sailing under the team name of 'Royal Irish Slugs' won the Team Trophy at the Cruisers III East Coast Championship hosted…
Cruisers 3 East Coast Championship at Malahide this weekend
Boats and teams from Howth, Dun Laoghaire and Malahide will contest this year's Cruisers 3 East Coast Championships being hosted by Malahide Yacht Club this weekend and sponsored by Union Chandlery and Malahide Marina. The Championship schedule is for three…
Malahide Girls at 420 Worlds in Austria
Two Malahide Yacht Club girls – Lizzy McDowell and Orlagh Thompson – will be Ireland's representatives at the 420 World Championships starting in Austria next week (first race Monday 30th July). The 12-race championship, which will have qualifying and final…
Malahide Cruiser Regatta Success
#myc – Malahide Yacht Club's annual Cruiser Regatta last Saturday was deemed a success by the 30 crews competing in ideal conditions. Steady southerly winds and a flat sea prevailed for the two-race series, with J/24s and Puppeteers racing on…
Third leg of Fingal Challenge Series at Malahide
The third leg of the four-event Fingal Challenge Series takes place next Saturday 21st July with Malahide Yacht Club’s Cruiser Regatta.   The Regatta, which follows the Lambay Race and the recent Gibney Classic in the Fingal Series, will repeat…
Successful Early Bird Regatta at Malahide
Following on from its hosting of the 420 Class Leinster Championships the previous weekend, Malahide Yacht Club’s newly re-developed Dinghy Sailing Centre at the Broadmeadows was the scene for a highly successful Early Bird Regatta (Saturday 31st March) which attracted…
420 Leinster title for Dickson & Waddilove
The 420 Leinster Championships on March 24th/25th – the first event staged by Malahide Yacht Club at its newly re-developed Dinghy Sailing Centre at the Broadmeadows – was a closely contested affair, with just two points separating the top three…
Malahide Yacht Club Opens Redeveloped Dinghy Centre
#SAILING CLUB – Malahide Yacht Club has unveiled its newly re-developed Dinghy Sailing Centre at the Broadmeadows to herald a new era in the Club’s dinghy racing and sail training activities, a move that coincides with a new membership drive.…

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